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Fantastic news from the field- Orangutan Foundation update

Colchester Zoo’s charity, Action for the Wild has supported the Orangutan Foundation...

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A second chance for orphan elephants

Mphamvu, a two year old orphan elephant, is finally settling in at the release facility...

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Disease surveillance on threats to wild tigers and leopards

Wild tigers and leopards could be facing yet another threat to their survival, this...

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Educating the future of otter survival

Pollution from oil spills is a very real threat to the survival of otters and other...

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UmPhafa through the eyes of an intern

I've never had a gap year, and I honestly didn't think I'd missed out on anything,...

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Review of Red Panda Network success during 2014!

2014 saw the first year that Colchester Zoo’s charity Action for the Wild supported...

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Fisher's Estuarine Moth project continues to grow!

In 2008, Colchester Zoo teamed up with Tendring District Council, Natural England...

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Carnivores caught on camera!

UmPhafa ranger reports on camera trap success! There are many animals on Umphafa...

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Latest News

  • Fantastic news from the field- Orangutan Foundation update

    Colchester Zoo’s charity, Action...

    Find out more
    01
  • A second chance for orphan elephants

    Mphamvu, a two year old orphan...

    Find out more
    01
  • Disease surveillance on threats to wild tigers and leopards

    Wild tigers and leopards could...

    Find out more
    01
  • Educating the future of otter survival

    Pollution from oil spills is a...

    Find out more
    01
  • UmPhafa through the eyes of an intern

    I've never had a gap year, and...

    Find out more
    01
  • Review of Red Panda Network success during 2014!

    2014 saw the first year that Colchester...

    Find out more
    01
  • Fisher's Estuarine Moth project continues to grow!

    In 2008, Colchester Zoo teamed...

    Find out more
    01
  • Carnivores caught on camera!

    UmPhafa ranger reports on camera...

    Find out more
    01

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See and do

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  • Feature: Internship

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Action for the Wild is Colchester Zoo’s charitable arm

Action for the Wild became a charity in 2004

Action for the Wild has donated over £1.5 million to animal conservation to date